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Why the West’s Syrian refugee crisis is unresolvable

Saad Omar Khan

In the early morning of September 2, 2015, Alan Kurdi—a three-year old Syrian Kurd—boarded a flimsy inflatable raft with his parents and brother on a voyage from Turkey to the Greek island of Kos. 1,136 more words

Immigration, Integration & Citizenship

Water Distribution in the West Bank: A System Frozen in Time

Naama Baumgarten-Sharon

On February 12, 2014, European Parliament President Martin Schultz addressed the Israeli Parliament (Knesset), quoting a claim that the average Israeli used four times more water than the average Palestinian in the West Bank. 1,010 more words

Public Policy

Video Review on Emirates Airline (SIN-MEL-SIN flight)

Video of Emirates (EK), showing what one can expect on board EK fantastic in-flight entertainment and interior cabin design.

Travel Tips

GAZA CITY: ' Israeli Military Say's in UN-Confirmed Reports Three Rockets Have broken the Temporary Cease-Fire '

#AceBreakingNews – GAZA CITY – JERUSALEM – The Israeli military says three rockets have been fired from the Gaza Strip, breaking a temporary cease-fire amid negotiations over the war between Israel and Hamas AP reported. 75 more words


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Practical challenges of doing business in the Middle East - Focus on customs

For many of us, our only experience of customs is a personal one. We hurry past them in the airport, furtively averting our gaze, and hoping that they will not pick on us. 565 more words

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